(January 1939)

David McKay, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
David McKay Company
Editing
Margery McKay Cridland (credited as Margery McKay) (managing editor); Alexander Hamilton (business manager); Alexander McKay (business manager)

Issue Notes

There's 'no editor' according to the Statement of Ownership.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Katzenjammer Kids / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Musial (signed as Musial)
Inks
Joe Musial (signed as Musial)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
drama; humor; children
Characters
Hans; Fritz

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ruth Plumly Thompson (credited as Jo King)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello, Pals!
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

The inside-front cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Jungle Jim / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alex Raymond
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jungle Jim has come in sight of the old Lamasery...
Genre
adventure; jungle

The Shrieking Statues (Table of Contents: 3)

Believe It Or Not / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Ripley
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Deanna Durbin (Table of Contents: 4)

Seein' Stars / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Feg Murray
Pencils
Feg Murray (signed as Feg Murray)
Inks
Feg Murray (signed as Feg Murray)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

The Katzenjammer Kids / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Harold Knerr (credited as Knerr) (signed as Knerr)
Pencils
Harold Knerr (credited as Knerr) (signed as Knerr)
Inks
Harold Knerr (credited as Knerr) (signed as Knerr)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey Ink-Spot! Two lollypops and a penknife for the loan...
Genre
humor; children

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

They'll Do It Every Time / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jimmy Hatlo (credited) (signed as Jimmy Hatlo)
Pencils
Jimmy Hatlo (credited) (signed as Jimmy Hatlo)
Inks
Jimmy Hatlo (credited) (signed as Jimmy Hatlo)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gladstone!! Look at your dirty old shoes up on that davenport!
Genre
humor; domestic

A Star is Born (Table of Contents: 7)

Sports in Pictures / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Sords
Pencils
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Inks
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Characters
Johnny Van der Meer

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Curley Harper at Lakespur / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Lyman Young (credited) (signed as Lyman Young)
Pencils
Lyman Young (credited) (signed as Lyman Young)
Inks
Lyman Young (credited) (signed as Lyman Young)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Keep your eyes on little Angus Frost...
Genre
drama; sports; teen; adventure

Indexer Notes

Curley leaves Lakespur.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Curley Harper / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Lyman Young (credited) (signed as Lyman Young)
Pencils
Lyman Young (credited) (signed as Lyman Young)
Inks
Lyman Young (credited) (signed as Lyman Young)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And this, Mrs. Harper, is my last warning...
Genre
drama; adventure

Do You Know... (Table of Contents: 10)

Collectin' Stamps / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Eugene L. Pollock
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Includes stamp ads.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Elmer [a young boy] / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Pencils
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Inks
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Rats on school!
Genre
humor; children

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Etta Kett / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Robinson (credited) (signed as Paul Robinson)
Pencils
Paul Robinson (credited) (signed as Paul Robinson)
Inks
Paul Robinson (credited) (signed as Paul Robinson)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've always wanted a little place in the country.
Genre
drama; humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Barney Google and Snuffy Smith / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Billy DeBeck (credited as Billy De Beck) (signed as Billy DeBeck)
Pencils
Billy DeBeck (credited as Billy De Beck) (signed as Billy DeBeck)
Inks
Billy DeBeck (credited as Billy De Beck) (signed as Billy DeBeck)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Are you sure that's our man, Slick?
Feature Logo
Barney Google
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Pete the Tramp / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
C. D. Russell (credited) (signed as C. D. Russell)
Pencils
C. D. Russell (credited) (signed as C. D. Russell)
Inks
C. D. Russell (credited) (signed as C. D. Russell)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Y'call 'em flyin' fish, eh?
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Tim Tyler's Luck / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Lyman Young
Pencils
Lyman Young (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
At an outlying settler's hut, Tim has run across the path of...
Genre
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

Just Kids [1920s-50s] / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter) (signed as Ad Carter)
Pencils
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter) (signed as Ad Carter)
Inks
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter) (signed as Ad Carter)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, boy -- what a day. What a pip of a day.
Genre
humor; children

Artemisia (Table of Contents: 17)

Ripley's Believe It or Not! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Ripley (credited as Robert L. Ripley)
Pencils
Robert Ripley (credited as Robert L. Ripley) (signed as Ripley)
Inks
Robert Ripley (credited as Robert L. Ripley) (signed as Ripley)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

Puz-L-Zoo / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Blondie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Chic Young (credited) (signed as Chic Young)
Pencils
Chic Young (credited) (signed as Chic Young)
Inks
Chic Young (credited) (signed as Chic Young)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
But it's a telegram. I don't care.
Genre
humor; domestic

Dr. Philip Physick (Table of Contents: 20)

Ripley's Believe It or Not! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Ripley (credited as Robert L. Ripley)
Pencils
Robert Ripley (signed as Ripley)
Inks
Robert Ripley (signed as Ripley)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Pete the Tramp / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
C. D. Russell (credited) (signed as C. D. Russell)
Pencils
C. D. Russell (credited) (signed as C. D. Russell)
Inks
C. D. Russell (credited) (signed as C. D. Russell)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ladies and gents -- the management will give $50.00...
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Tillie the Toiler / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Russ Westover (credited) (signed as Russ Westover)
Pencils
Russ Westover (credited) (signed as Russ Westover)
Inks
Russ Westover (credited) (signed as Russ Westover)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Listen, Mac, there's a fellow here I met last summer...
Genre
drama; humor

Wild Horse - Part 4 (Table of Contents: 23)

Timberline Tales / text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Rutherford Montgomery
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier

A Salesman Comes to Coconino (Table of Contents: 24)

Krazy Kat / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Herriman
Pencils
George Herriman
Inks
George Herriman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

Tops in Champs (Table of Contents: 25)

Sports in Pictures / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Pencils
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Inks
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Characters
Jack Dempsey; Bob Fitzsimmons; Gentleman Jim Corbett; Gene Tunney
Keywords
boxing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

The Phantom / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Lee Falk (credited)
Pencils
Ray Moore (credited)
Inks
Ray Moore (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sala and her Sky Band followers lower to the water...
Genre
superhero; jungle
Reprints
  • from Phantom daily strips (King Features Syndicate) 1937-03-01 - 1937-03-06 and 1937-03-08 - 1937-03-09,
    but one panel is omitted from one 4-panel strip on each page in order to fit 2 dailies on each 7-panel page.

Arleen Whelan (Table of Contents: 27)

Seein' Stars / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Feg Murray (credited)
Pencils
Feg Murray (credited) (signed as Feg Murray)
Inks
Feg Murray (credited) (signed as Feg Murray)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

Teddy and Sitting Bull / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Musial (credited) (signed as Musial)
Pencils
Joe Musial (credited) (signed as Musial)
Inks
Joe Musial (credited) (signed as Musial)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, boy, look what Santa brought me!
Genre
humor; children; domestic

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

The Pussycat Princess / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Anthony (credited)
Pencils
Ruth Carroll (credited) (signed as Ruth Carroll)
Inks
Ruth Carroll (credited) (signed as Ruth Carroll)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We must see the king at once.
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

Room and Board / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gene Ahern (credited) (signed as Gene Ahern)
Pencils
Gene Ahern (credited) (signed as Gene Ahern)
Inks
Gene Ahern (credited) (signed as Gene Ahern)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Can you fix the socket in a floor lamp?
Genre
humor; domestic

Mr. John Jones (Table of Contents: 31)

Ripley's Believe It or Not! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Ripley (credited as Robert L. Ripley)
Pencils
Robert Ripley (credited as Robert L. Ripley) (signed as Ripley)
Inks
Robert Ripley (credited as Robert L. Ripley) (signed as Ripley)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

Daffydoodles / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Inks
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Listening to a curtain call.
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Puns sent in by readers.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Alexander McKay (credited) (business manager)
Letters
typeset

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  2. 1. ["Hello, Pals!"]
  3. 2. ["Jungle Jim has come in sight of the old Lamasery..."]
    Jungle Jim
  4. 3. The Shrieking Statues
    Believe It Or Not
  5. 4. Deanna Durbin
    Seein' Stars
  6. 5. ["Hey Ink-Spot! Two lollypops and a penknife for the loan..."]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  7. 6. ["Gladstone!! Look at your dirty old shoes up on that davenport!"]
    They'll Do It Every Time
  8. 7. A Star is Born
    Sports in Pictures
  9. 8. ["Keep your eyes on little Angus Frost..."]
    Curley Harper at Lakespur
  10. 9. ["And this, Mrs. Harper, is my last warning..."]
    Curley Harper
  11. 10. Do You Know...
    Collectin' Stamps
  12. 11. ["Rats on school!"]
    Elmer [a young boy]
  13. 12. ["I've always wanted a little place in the country."]
    Etta Kett
  14. 13. ["Are you sure that's our man, Slick?"]
    Barney Google and Snuffy Smith
  15. 14. ["Y'call 'em flyin' fish, eh?"]
    Pete the Tramp
  16. 15. ["At an outlying settler's hut, Tim has run across the path of..."]
    Tim Tyler's Luck
  17. 16. ["Oh, boy -- what a day. What a pip of a day."]
    Just Kids [1920s-50s]
  18. 17. Artemisia
    Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Puz-L-Zoo
  20. 19. ["But it's a telegram. I don't care."]
    Blondie
  21. 20. Dr. Philip Physick
    Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  22. 21. ["Ladies and gents -- the management will give $50.00..."]
    Pete the Tramp
  23. 22. ["Listen, Mac, there's a fellow here I met last summer..."]
    Tillie the Toiler
  24. 23. Wild Horse - Part 4
    Timberline Tales
  25. 24. A Salesman Comes to Coconino
    Krazy Kat
  26. 25. Tops in Champs
    Sports in Pictures
  27. 26. ["Sala and her Sky Band followers lower to the water..."]
    The Phantom
  28. 27. Arleen Whelan
    Seein' Stars
  29. 28. ["Oh, boy, look what Santa brought me!"]
    Teddy and Sitting Bull
  30. 29. ["We must see the king at once."]
    The Pussycat Princess
  31. 30. ["Can you fix the socket in a floor lamp?"]
    Room and Board
  32. 31. Mr. John Jones
    Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  33. 32. ["Listening to a curtain call."]
    Daffydoodles
  34. 33. [no title indexed]
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